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Wellington Botanic Garden

101 Glenmore Street, Wellington 6012, New Zealand
+64 4-499 1400
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101 Glenmore Street, Wellington 6012, New Zealand
+64 4-499 1400
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful walk down through the Gardens. Take the Cable car & then take a leisurely walk through the Gardens. Lots of interesting plants & places to stop. enjoy some lunch & refreshments in the cafe.

Thank melmac06
Reviewed yesterday

Did this as a return to Wellington option from the cable car. A long walk. A well set out garden, but as it was a wet, cold and windy day it's true glory perhaps absent. Walk down better than the reverse I think (steep) but...More

Thank nambatri2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great view at the top. I believe there's a cafe up there. You could take the cable car up (from Lambton Quay) and then make your way down. Take a picnic lunch, and nice comfy walking shoes. Great little cafe/restaurant at the bottom, in the...More

Thank GeeWizz79
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well worth a ride up the cable car up to the botanical gardens, they are beautiful, plenty of walks and info around the place and stunning views.

Thank MissFloopy123
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went for a ride up the cable car, and went for a walk in the Botanical Garden. As it is Autumn there were no flowers etc to look at but it was a lovely walk down to the Lady Norwood Gardens and back to...More

Thank marilync02
Reviewed 2 days ago

The botanic gardens are a great place to go for a walk with the numerous tracks available. The cafe in the botanic gardens has great food and coffee and is one of my favourite locations for meeting friends for a catch up. Recommend it to...More

Thank derektunui
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately it was raining when we reached the Botanical Gardens. Even then we got to see a small section of the place. We got to see beautiful blooms in the indoor sections. The rose garden had so many varieties of roses in all colors and...More

Thank Shernaz D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So had a brief moment to spend in the gardens. Took the red walk as it was 30 mins. Was disappointed in most of the walk as it appeared to be on a road and through trees and the backs of gardens. I'm sure other...More

Thank Samhain73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk down from the top Cable Station to the lowest exit gate to get a full experience of this wonderful garden.Note this walk down is Not for less able - you need to go down to lowest level.

Thank captaintimr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I work in a Botanical Garden so I was very interested to see what this was like. It is a beautiful, sprawling garden with winding paths down a hillside. We particularly enjoyed the Rose Garden, visiting on Mother's Day with many families visiting and having...More

Thank Samantha60
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If I send someone up on the Cable Car to walk down through the gardens...how long does it take?
31 March 2016|
Response from Wayne P | Reviewed this property |
It depends how fast you walk? But I would set aside an hour.
During month of april is there still flowers
14 March 2015|
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Response from nannerjammer | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They continually are moving in new flowers to match their seasons. In April it will be the start of the fall season so the roses may not be blooming but the garden beyond the roses is such a vast land of beauty it is... More
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Wat kost een toegangskaartje?
17 November 2016|
Response from Luiz C | Reviewed this property |
Você não pagará para ter acesso ao Jardim Botânico de Wellington. A Entrada é gratuita.
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